A wind warning has been issued for the North Coast and Haida Gwaii.
Environment Canada says an intense storm will approach the North Coast this evening. Strong southeast winds of 90 km/h gusting to 110 will develop over Central Coast Coastal Sections, Haida Gwaii and North Coast – Coastal Sections late this evening.
Strong winds will ease Friday near noon as the storm weakens and moves to the north.
Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break.